How To Take A Japanese Bath by Leonard KorenHow To Take A Japanese Bath by Leonard Koren

How To Take A Japanese Bath

byLeonard KorenIllustratorSuehiro Maruo

Paperback | September 11, 2006

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This book is a physical work of art-as it should be, because the Japanese bath is an aesthetic event."-Whole Earth ReviewSince its first publication in 1992, this book has become a curious classic, taking a -simple (yet often incorrectly performed) activity and depicting it with a graphic, manga-style edge. In twelve drawings a young Japanese man is shown preparing, rinsing, soaking, communing, relaxing, contemplating-all an encouragement to readers to slow down, ease into the hot water, and enjoy this timeless ritual of purity and release."
Leonard Koren, who was trained as an artist and architect, writes books about design and aesthetics. Among his most popular books are WABI SABI: For Artists, Design, Poets & Philosophers and Arranging Things: A Rhetoric of Object Placement. Cult-favorite Maruo has been discovered" since the first publication of this book. "
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Title:How To Take A Japanese BathFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 7 × 5.5 × 0.1 inPublished:September 11, 2006Publisher:STONE BRIDGE PRESSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1933330082

ISBN - 13:9781933330082

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